Creating Self-Sustaining Communities

Newark SAS

Utilizing the approach of social entrepreneurship, Newark Science and Sustainability, Inc. (Newark SAS) is a community-driven, 501c3 nonprofit organization based in Newark, NJ that implements various initiatives to increase awareness of environmental issues through educational programs and hands-on training. We strive to assist with the creation of self-sustaining communities by developing pathways for green jobs that contribute to self-sufficiency and community empowerment. We are achieving this by partnering with residents, community-based organizations and stakeholders, including local businesses. Your unyielding support is helping our small steps lead to big victories. 

Science & Sustainability (SAS) Ambassador Program

Bridging Communities Through Organizing 

Newark Science and Sustainability, Inc. (Newark SAS) and the Newark Community Food System (NCFS) in collaboration with East Orange Sustainable Food Alliance (EOSFA) presents the 6th Annual Sustainable Living Empowerment Conference: Bridging Communities through Sustainability. This event will be held on Saturday, May 26, 2018 from 12 noon until 5:00 p.m. at Elwood United Presbyterian located at 135 Elwood Avenue, East Orange, NJ 07018.. Click here to learn more.


By combining the social logic of a nonprofit with the commercial logic of a for-profit, we provide a creative means of solving real world problems.

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Our programs allow individuals to become more informed about their environment and gain a holistic understanding of themselves and the world they inhabit.

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